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I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

These oven-baked chickpeas are great on soups, salads, and grain bowls—or for munching on by the handful.<p>Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you …

Recipes

My favorite beverage is a 2,000-year-old energy drink from ancient Rome

We all know it’s good to hydrate. Water can be so blah, though. So when I’m trying to rehydrate after a long run in the summer heat, I tend to reach for an old-timey solution: The energy drink of ancient Rome.<p>The Romans were famed for their innovations in military logistics, which allowed them to …

Ancient History

Modern Shower Designs And Features That Will Make You Envious

Planning to renovate your bathroom soon? That would be a perfect time to add a walk-in shower to the space. After all, all the modern bathrooms have …

Minimalism

Bill Gates warns of changing digital economic trends

Bill Gates writes on Gates Notes: The Blog of Bill Gates that when he entered Harvard in 1973, the drawing below "was basically how the global …

Bill Gates

Bill Gates Noticed a Global Economy Trend That No One Is Paying Enough Attention To

Forty years ago, Bill Gates co-founded Microsoft and kick-started a new era where software and the internet overpower machines. Thanks to the …

Building a Linear Regression Model for Real World Problems, in R

In this blog, i will try to make this concept of regression simple and intuitive for everyone. Understanding maths behind a concept is always a must …

Sweet grilled corn with miso is an irresistible umami bomb

Here’s an easy way to elevate corn on the cob with hardly any extra effort: Slather it with a coating of umami-rich miso paste blended with butter, a salty kick of soy sauce and a hint of honey sweetness.<p>When the corn meets the grill, in less than 10 minutes the sweet summer staple is transformed …

Corn On The Cob

These pecan cauliflower poppers will change the way you snack

In past years, there weren’t a lot of creative ways to prepare cauliflower. It was a side vegetable often steamed or boiled until opaque and then …

To help poor Americans live longer, doctors are copying Rwanda, Ethiopia, and Brazil

The average life expectancy in South Dakota’s Oglala Lakota County is 66.8 years (pdf). That’s far lower than the average US lifespan of 79 years—and lower than the average in Rwanda, Sudan, and Iraq, too.<p>Despite spending more money per capita on healthcare than any other country, the United States …

You Can't Top This: 14 Tapas Recipes for Your Next Cocktail Party

It's 2017, so I don't think I need to explain to anyone the wonder of <i>tapas</i>, Spanish snacks originally designed to entice people into bars. These small dishes, often served on bread, are just what you need to soak up a glass of sherry. And while tapas originated in bars, they're easy to make at home …

This doctor's office charges $150 a month and doesn't take insurance — and it could be the future of medicine

Dr. Robin Berzin runs a boutique medical practice out of a WeWork coworking space in New York City. Every day, she runs into 20- and 30-somethings who are eager to share their concerns with her — like weight gain, sleep loss, and mood swings — in the communal kitchen.<p>At Parsley Health, Berzin and …

How to plan a better tomato crop this season

By Barbara Damrosch<p>Barbara Damrosch<p>Email Bio<p>Tomatoes are the divas of the vegetable patch — luscious, celebrated and notoriously hard to please. If it’s too chilly, they’ll sulk. If it’s too hot, they’ll throw a tantrum, scattering their blossoms and refusing to perform.<p>Gardeners everywhere know …

Tomatoes

How to Install Tile Like a Professional

If you've ever wondered how to install tile without calling a professional, you've come to the right place. Maybe you're a "Fixer Upper" devotee, and …

11 tomato varieties you'll want to try in your spring garden

It's time to talk tomatoes.<p>We asked avid home gardeners Jo Anne and Alejandro Trigo — owners of Mid-City-based Two Dog Organic Nursery — to share their favorite picks for tomato plants to plant now for summer harvest. (Many of the organic, non-GMO seedlings are available now at their …

A Visual Guide To Statistics

A Brown University student creates math lessons for the more visually inclined among us.<p>Statisticians are one of the fastest growing jobs in the country–and for good reason. “As data becomes more and more a part of people’s lives, statistics is becoming more a part of people’s lives,” says Daniel …

This 7-minute workout is all you need to get in shape

This 7-minute workout is ideal if you have little time to exercise or don't have access to a gym.<p>According a study published in the American College of Science and Medicine's Health & Fitness Journal, the combination of aerobic and resistance training performed at a high-intensity can be extremely …

50 of the most important Raspberry Pi Sensors and Components

How I Learned To Love Statistics — And Why You Should, Too

I always hated statistics. I mean really, really, <i>really</i> hated it.<p>Recently though, I've had a change of heart about the subject. In response, I find statistics changing my mind, or at least changing my perspective.<p>Let me explain.<p>When I was an undergraduate physics major, lab classes were mandatory. …

Keeping your money too close to home could cost you

If you’re an investor, the ideal opportunity would be one that promised you great return for little risk. But, in reality, hitting that one perfect bet is tough, if not impossible: a company’s revenues can shift, its industry may fall out of favor, or economic news may suddenly paint a different …

Bar Cart Renovation | IKEA DIY

<b>DIY Supplies</b><p>FÖRHÖJA Kitchen Cart, Birch [IKEA] New: $99.99, Used: $40<p>INREDA Glass Rack [IKEA]<p>Electric Sander<p>Sandpaper 60, 220<p>Espresso Wood Finish …

project // ikea hack: bar cart(ish)

In rearranging our living room furniture the other day for the umpteenth time, I found myself with an empty spot in the corner just begging to be …

The Big Con: what is really at stake in this US election

Big government helped make America great but it was so successful its effect has become invisible. Anti-Washington hatred helps only the super-rich and puts progress at risk for millions living with wage stagnation and rising inequality<p><i>Do you remember, your President Nixon?</i><p><i>Do you remember, the</i> …

Profit

23 and Me: My Favorite Edible Plants to Grow in Shade

In my first New York garden I grew rooftop crops in all-day sun: eggplants, cucumbers, tomatoes—sunrise-to-sunset stuff. Two moves later, losing sun …

Fed’s Yellen sees benefits in letting inflation exceed central bank’s 2% target

BOSTON (MarketWatch)—It may be wise to run a “high pressure” economy with a tight labor market to reverse some of the negative effects of the Great …

The Perks of Using Removable Wallpaper

To make a case for removable wallpaper, we're going to play a game of word association, home décor edition. When we say wallpaper, what do you think …

Living Rooms

Super cool!

Sundrop Farms, a tomato production facility that is the first agricultural system of its kind in the world, celebrated its grand opening in Port …

Australian Labor Party

5 Industrial Bathroom Design Ideas to Glam Up your Home

Are you an open-minded person? If so, <b>industrial design</b> is the perfect style for you. And nowadays, when it comes <b>interior design ideas</b>, industrial …

Reference: U.S. Census Releases New Business Dynamics Data, Visualization Tools and Infographic Also Available

From the U.S. Census:<p>The Business Dynamics Statistics provide annual statistics on establishments, firm startups, and job creation and loss from 1976 …

DIY Concrete Lamp - Led String Light

Introduction: DIY Concrete Lamp - Led String Light<p>About: Discover woodworking, concrete, LEDs, home decor and DIY projects you'll love. More About …